Art Newspaper Notes Christo’s Ongoing Work for Massive Abu Dhabi Installation

January 12th, 2016

Christo, via Art NewspaperThe Art Newspaper profiles Christo’s ongoing efforts to complete The Mastaba, a massive pyramid constructed from 410,000 barrels, which he has sought to install in the desert of Abu Dhabi.  “The engineering plan is almost finished,” he says.  “We need to have the land secure. That is the difficult part. It’s like the Eiffel Tower: it should remain a monument after I am gone.” 

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